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Selected records from the Pinkassim

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This appendix presents selected records from the pinkassim discussed in the book Pinkas, Kahal, and the Mediene. Specifically, it includes extracts from The Hague Pinkas, Middelburg Pinkas, Leeuwarden?s Sefer Zikhronot, and Pinkas Oisterwijk. Pinkassei kahal provide an intimate glimpse into the administrative work of Jewish community governors. Comparing them reveals some important previously unnoticed aspects of Ashkenazi institutions in the eighteenth century. A closer examination of the actual pinkassim also provides new information about the genre itself.

Keywords: Leeuwarden?s Sefer Zikhronot; Middelburg Pinkas; Pinkas Oisterwijk; pinkassim; The Hague Pinkas



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